Time to perform lung function test after chest physiotherapy in cystic fibrosis. The investigators study FEV1(forced expiratory volume in one second) and FVC (forced vital capacity).
Full Title of Study: “Time to Perform Lung Function Test in Cystic Fibrosis After Chest Physiotherapy.”
- Study Type: Interventional
- Study Design
- Allocation: N/A
- Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
- Primary Purpose: Treatment
- Masking: None (Open Label)
- Study Primary Completion Date: January 2012
The patients perform spirometry before, direct after, 30 minutes, 1 hour, 2 hours, and 3 hours after physiotherapist. The investigators want to study the FEV1 and FVC.
- Procedure: Lung function test
- Lung function test.
Arms, Groups and Cohorts
- Experimental: Lung function test
- Lung function test
Clinical Trial Outcome Measures
- Lung function test. FEV1 and FVC
- Time Frame: 2 days
Participating in This Clinical Trial
- Patients with cystic fibrosis Exclusion Criteria:
- patients with cystic fibrosis who could not stay at the clinic for more than 4 hrs.
Gender Eligibility: All
Minimum Age: 5 Years
Maximum Age: 80 Years
Are Healthy Volunteers Accepted: No
- Lead Sponsor
- Karolinska University Hospital
- Provider of Information About this Clinical Study
- Principal Investigator: Cecilia Rodriguez, Physiotherapist – Karolinska University Hospital
- Overall Official(s)
- Cecilia Rodriguez, Physio, Principal Investigator, Karolinska Institutet
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